Astrophysics II: Stellar Astronomy
PHYS492 (Liberal Arts) Astrophysics II: Stellar Astronomy 3 hrs. 3 crs. Basic physics of radiation; spectral analysis; distances, motions, and physical properties of stars; stellar interiors and atmospheres; stellar evolution; clusters of stars; the interstellar medium; content, structure, and rotation of the Milky Way galaxy. Coreq: PHYS 351. 3 hours lecture.